Gérard Perotin & Guy-Joël Cipriani ‘Creative Music’

Creative Music LP front
Creative Music LP back
Creative Music LP side A

Conceived for dance training and exercices, this stunning percussion disc was produced in 1974 by legendary French dance patron Gilberte Cournand (1913-2005). The two percussionists, Gérard Perotin and Guy-Joël Cipriani, came from the National Opera Orchestra and were both familiar with ballet music and contemporary music ensembles. On Creative Music, they explore evocative textures and atmospheres from a large array of instruments, with a remarkable attention to nuances and variations. Rhythm is not much an option here, except on the hypnotic, fake-ethnic #5 Botofogo. However brief, this brilliantly recorded collection of percussion vignettes constantly captivates and surprises.

01 Espace Futurible (2:59)
02 Hommage à Max Ernst (2:52)
03 Tucson Prairie (2:42)
04 Odyssée 3000 (2:19)
05 Botofogo (5:49)
06 Kam-Kat (1:59)
07 Paradigme (2:29)
08 Plutonium (3:43)
09 Ophélie (2:52)
10 Virginian Ball (2:50)

Total time 30:30
LP released by Unidisc, France, 1974


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7 Responses to “Gérard Perotin & Guy-Joël Cipriani ‘Creative Music’”

  1. 1 klimp November 26, 2010 at 9:18 am

    bad link for DL

  2. 3 klimp November 26, 2010 at 12:45 pm

    thanx a lot !

  3. 4 house303 November 26, 2010 at 7:32 pm

    Once again another very appreciated share…Thank you!

  4. 5 continuo November 26, 2010 at 10:33 pm

    You’re welcome.

  5. 6 Alec Tronic June 27, 2011 at 4:10 pm

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  6. 7 Carlos June 28, 2013 at 7:53 am

    Damn! This is gold to my ears! percussion, my favorite instrument! Why I found out so far?

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